Schwartz records hat trick in Blues' 7-2 rout of visiting Oilers (3/20/19)ST. LOUIS -- Jaden Schwartz had three goals and an assist, David Perron added two goals and two assists, and the St. Louis Blues routed the Edmonton Oilers 7-2 on Tuesday night. Schwartz scored once in each period for his fourth career hat trick and first since Oct. 18, 2017, against Chicago...
Cardinals' Flaherty fresh, ready coming off rookie season (3/19/19)JUPITER, Fla. --Jack Flaherty has done the math, and it all adds up. The young St. Louis pitcher is in line to start the Cardinals' home opener. "Freakin' cool," the 23-year-old Flaherty said, sporting a huge grin. "To put it as forward as I can, it would be freakin' sweet."...
Blues open three-game road trip with 2-0 loss to Senators (3/15/19)OTTAWA, Ontario -- Anders Nilsson stopped 34 shots for his second shutout of the season as the Ottawa Senators beat the St. Louis Blues 2-0 on Thursday night. Christian Wolanin and Chris Tierney scored to help Ottawa snap a three-game losing streak. The shutout was Nilsson's sixth of his career...
Cardinals pitcher Martinez will open season on injured list (3/14/19)JUPITER, Fla. -- St. Louis pitcher Carlos Martinez will begin the season on the injured list as the two-time All-Star tries to work his way back from shoulder weakness. Martinez will not appear in exhibition games. He is to throw on flat ground for the next week before moving to a mound...
Coyotes defeat Blues behind Kuemper's 39 saves in goal (3/13/19)ST. LOUIS -- Darcy Kuemper and the Arizona Coyotes bounced back nicely after an ugly loss in Chicago. Kuemper made 39 saves, Richard Panik and Vinnie Hinostroza scored, and the Coyotes beat the St. Louis Blues 3-1 on Tuesday. Kuemper was back on his game one night after he allowed four goals on 16 shots before he was pulled during the second period of the Coyotes' 7-1 loss to the Blackhawks. He has won 10 of his last 12 starts to improve to 23-16-5 this season...
Molina takes first swings in spring game as DH (3/9/19)JUPITER, Fla. -- Leaving the clubhouse following his first exhibition game this year, St. Louis catcher Yadier Molina received a congratulatory fist bump from third baseman Matt Carpenter. "It's good to have you back," said Carpenter, one All-Star to another...
Short-handed snafu cost Blues in loss to Hurricanes (3/2/19)RALEIGH, N.C. -- Sebastian Aho watched Jake Allen chase the puck into the corner but never broke stride heading for the net. After the St. Louis goalie stumbled, Aho had an easy goal that helped the Carolina Hurricanes win a matchup between two of the NHL's hottest teams...
Mikolas signs four-year deal to stay in St. Louis (2/27/19)JUPITER, Fla. -- Three days after being announced as the Cardinals opening-day starter, Miles Mikolas agreed to stay in St. Louis much longer. St. Louis and the All-Star right-hander agreed to a $68 million, four-year contract covering 2020 to 2023, a deal announced Tuesday that raises his pay to $75.5 million over the next five seasons...
Martinez receives shoulder injection, will be re-evaluated (2/27/19)JUPITER, Fla. -- St. Louis Cardinals right-hander Carlos Martinez had an injection to stimulate healing in his weak pitching shoulder, and likely will not be in the starting rotation at the beginning of the season. St. Louis said Tuesday that Martinez won't throw for two weeks after he received a platelet-rich plasma injection Monday at the Andrews Institute in Gulf Breeze...
Wainwright sharp in spring debut for Cardinals (2/27/19)St. Louis Cardinals pitcher Adam Wainwright threw two hitless innings and Paul Goldschmidt doubled and scored for St. Louis in a 6-1 win over the Washington Nationals in exhibition play Tuesday. Anibal Sanchez threw two hitless innings for Washington, and Michael A. Taylor had two doubles...
Binnington records fifth shutout in Blues' 2-0 win over Predators (2/27/19)ST. LOUIS -- Tyler Bozak broke a scoreless tie with 7 minutes, 25 seconds left and Jordan Binnington earned his fifth shutout in two months as the St. Louis Blues beat the Nashville Predators 2-0 on Tuesday night. Binnington stopped 19 shots. All his shutouts have come since Jan. 7, when he made his first NHL start. He is 14-2-1 in that span...
Cardinals' Fowler looks to put '18 behind (2/23/19)JUPITER, Fla. -- Dexter Fowler is taking the best piece of hitting advice he has ever received and applying it to his entire spring training approach. "Have a short memory," Fowler said. Fowler had a 2018 worth forgetting. A career .262 hitter with an on-base percentage of .360, Fowler hit only .180 with an on-base percentage below .300 while battling nagging injuries much of the year. ...
Cardinals newcomer Miller sees Padres bucking trend with aggressive signing of free agents (2/21/19)JUPITER, Fla. -- All-Star reliever Andrew Miller wonders whether, by signing Manny Machado, the San Diego Padres are becoming the new face of "Moneyball." "Zig when you zag, maybe that's what the Padres are doing right now," the St. Louis newcomer said. "Maybe that's what other teams, the teams that do stand out, maybe they'll find success."...
Blues' winning streak reaches franchise-record 11 games in OT (2/20/19)ST. LOUIS -- In the beginning of the season, the St. Louis Blues were finding ways to lose games. Now, they're managing to pull out wins. Ryan O'Reilly scored 34 seconds into overtime and the St. Louis Blues beat the Toronto Maple Leafs 3-2 on Tuesday night for their franchise-record 11th straight victory...
Cardinals shut down Martinez for two weeks to build up shoulder strength (2/20/19)JUPITER, Fla. -- St. Louis Cardinals pitcher Carlos Martinez has been shut down for two weeks to build up shoulder strength after an injury-plagued season. Cardinals manager Mike Shildt said Tuesday that Martinez won't throw before being re-evaluated on March 5. Shildt said an MRI this week showed Martinez's right shoulder was structurally sound...
Wildcats keep momentum from win over No. 1 Vols, beat Mizzou (2/20/19)COLUMBIA, Mo. -- PJ Washington and Tyler Herro scored 18 points each as fourth-ranked Kentucky slogged past Missouri 66-58 on Tuesday night. Ashton Hagans added 12 points for the Wildcats (22-4, 11-2 Southeastern Conference), who looked a little sluggish three days after beating then top-ranked Tennessee. But Kentucky was good enough defensively to hold the Tigers to 37 percent shooting from the field...
Pro Sports Schedule
At Dayton, OhioFairleigh Dickinson vs. Prairie View A&M, 5:40 p.m.
Belmont vs. Temple, 8:10 p.m.
NBAPhiladelphia at Charlotte, 6 p.m.
Houston at Atlanta, 6:30 p.m.
Golden State at Minnesota, 7 p.m.
L.A. Lakers at Milwaukee, 7 p.m.
Brooklyn at Sacramento, 9 p.m.
Indiana at L.A. Clippers, 9:30 p.m.
NHLPittsburgh at Carolina, 6 p.m.
Montreal at Philadelphia, 6 p.m.
Detroit at N.Y. Rangers, 6 p.m.
Boston vs. N.Y. Islanders at Nassau Veterans Memorial Coliseum, 6 p.m.
Washington at New Jersey, 6:30 p.m.
Colorado at Minnesota, 7 p.m.
Edmonton at St. Louis, 7 p.m.
Toronto at Nashville, 7 p.m.
Florida at Dallas, 7:30 p.m.
Columbus at Calgary, 8 p.m.
PRESEASON BASEBALLToronto vs. Boston at Fort Myers, Fla., 12:05 p.m.
N.Y. Mets vs. Miami at Jupiter, Fla., 12:05 p.m.
Detroit vs. Pittsburgh at Bradenton, Fla., 12:05 p.m.
Washington vs. Atlanta at Kissimmee, Fla., 12:05 p.m.
Tampa Bay vs. N.Y. Yankees at Tampa, Fla., 12:05 p.m.
Minnesota vs. Baltimore at Sarasota, Fla., 12:05 p.m.
Philadelphia vs. Houston at West Palm Beach, Fla., 12:05 p.m.
Seattle vs. Chicago Cubs (ss) at Mesa, Ariz., 3:05 p.m.
Texas vs. Milwaukee at Phoenix, 3:05 p.m.
Chicago Cubs (ss) vs. Kansas City at Surprise, Ariz., 8:05 p.m.
Chicago White Sox vs. Cincinnati at Goodyear, Ariz., 8:05 p.m.
Colorado vs. L.A. Angels at Tempe, Ariz., 8:10 p.m.
San Diego vs. Arizona at Scottsdale, Ariz., 8:40 p.m.
Cleveland vs. L.A. Dodgers at Glendale, Ariz., 9:05 p.m.